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Nikki Gardner
Works at blogger, writer, photographer
Attended Naropa University
Lives in Massachusetts
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a year of us | day 159 #‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://ow.ly/LS8EE
Sunday: Coffee and strawberries before sick duty began. Washed down the floor, curtain, and linens within reach. A pot of homemade . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 157 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
It was light out when the toast popped up. It rained last night. The backpack, lunch bag, and belt were left out on the back steps . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 155 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
I slipped a pair of scissors into the front pocket of my jeans and brought him outside to play. He wandered around the yard stopping . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 153 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
Not much day dreaming done but a pot of tomato soup made. It was 7:25 pm when finally sat on the couch to write. The boys were still . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 151 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/04/a-year-of-us-day-151.html
Coffee. Tax prep. Baseball. Bean Tacos. Gilmore Girls . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 149 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/04/a-year-of-us-day-149.html
Afternoon rain turned last night’s snowfall into a blurred memory. The weatherman said it was winter’s last hurrah. I made black tea . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 158 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/04/a-year-of-us-day-158.html
He rested on the couch in the morning. “Let’s go outside. We can dig up the garden and plant the basil. The sun and air will help.” . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 156 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
I set out a bowl of cereal with sliced bananas and milk. L and I sat at the table during breakfast and worked on his double deck egg . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 154 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
The little one helped gather his clothes for bed then laid them out on the living room floor. He followed me into the bathroom and . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 152 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/04/a-year-of-us-day-152.html
Sunday: Coffee. Photos at the vintage car show. Outside with the boys all afternoon. Egg hunt. Hike around the yard. Dirt and snow . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 150 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/04/a-year-of-us-day-150.html
A pot of garlic-laced black beans simmered on the stove. I sat at the kitchen table while the little one slept. The fog rolled in . . . #ayearofus
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a year of us | day 148 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://ow.ly/Lo3NB http://ow.ly/i/ai7Zy
Something about walking in the misty gray afternoon reminded me of the time we visited a commune. I was thirteen at the time and . . . #ayearofus
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Freelance Writer & Photographer
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  • blogger, writer, photographer
    artandlemons.com, 2008 - present
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Massachusetts
Previously
Indiana
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I cook, make photographs, & tell stories
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Art and Lemons is a place to get inspired, live creatively, and eat well. Visit www.artandlemons.com to get plant-based recipes, d.i.y. kitchen and photo videos, and stories about everyday life. Hope to see you there!
Education
  • Naropa University
    MFA, Creative Writing, 2001 - 2003
  • Ohio University
    MFA candidate, Fine Art Photography, 2000 - 2001
  • Chatham University
    BA, Global Policy Studies, 1991 - 1995
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Female
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Widner